Examples of westbound in a Sentence
Traffic in the westbound lane is backing up.
Recent Examples of westbound from the Web
Drivers should use alternative routes such as the northbound side of the 800 block of 6th Street and the westbound side of the 600 block of H Street NW, according to D.C. Police.
The crash happened in the westbound lanes near Goldenrod Road.
The state Department of Transportation and Development has unveiled a project to add a third travel lane to the east- and westbound sides of I-12 for a seven-mile stretch from roughly Louisiana 59 to just west of Louisiana 21.
Drivers began reporting the two riderless horses disrupting traffic on the westbound side of the highway shortly before 6 p.m., according to State Police.
Michigan State Police helped organize semi-trucks underneath the overpass as the man hung over the side of a safe fence, first closing down the highway’s eastbound lanes before shutting down the westbound side.
Harrison, in replying to other Facebook users, said the cops waved 6 or 7 of the truckers through on the eastbound side of the freeway, then did the same thing on the westbound side.
The left two lanes of the westbound side of the highway also were blocked while Cincinnati fire trucks responded.
The truck subsequently jackknifed and slid across all lanes of traffic, leading to the shutdown of the westbound side for a full eight hours.
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Definition of westbound for English Language Learners
: going toward the west
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